The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 130 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
-44 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 10 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 1.19% 1.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.33% 17.72% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 25
Average daily rate
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£419 £218 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.52% -30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £141 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £342 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-42.76% +16.92%
HP Quality Center
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
231 158 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.81% 6.73% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 94 150
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £24.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Yorkshire region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Yorkshire region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -36 9 £413 +96.42% 3
South Yorkshire -8 1 £450 +100.00% 5
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center.

1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Test Management
3 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Splunk
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) V-Model
5 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Resilience Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) UNIX
6 2 (13.33%) SAS
6 2 (13.33%) Solaris
6 2 (13.33%) Java

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Jetty
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) HP Helion
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) DMZ
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) Gerrit
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) FishEye
3 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) OAT Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) QA Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSD
2 1 (6.67%) WSDL
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Java EE
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Tandem
1 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Test Management
1 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) V-Model
3 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Resilience Testing
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) vCloud
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £275 - 300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
TRG
Rate: 300-360 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago